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, the butler did it. the case of the leaked documents. >> reporter: record of 7 years of faithful service as the butler and his apology earned him a reduced sentence. he said he acted out of an advisor aloe owe viseral love. >>> found in his apartment were some with the word destroy written in german. they were leaked to italian journalist who used them in a book detailing corruption, intrigue and fighting at the highest levels. the unanswered question is whether anyone else was involved in the leaks. the butler insisted he had no accomplices even though he gave the names of police and cardinals with whom he had spoken and received suggestions. in a situation unique the pope was both victim and supreme judge. as absolute ruler of the vatican he wheels all power. >>> the spokesman insisted the court reached verdict in full independent without any interference. and he added most likely pardon. >> her client was serine and not appeal. the convicted butler left court to begin serving his sentence in his family apartment in vatican city. the vatican has no long-term detention facility. until n
beyond its borders. >> now to the scandal rocking the vatican. the pope's former butler found guilty today of stealing private papal documents and leaking them to a reporter, but tonight the butler is expecting a pardon. paulo gabrieli was always close to the pope or at his side serving dinner. it was a trusted position and he betrayed that trust, handing over thousands of copies of documents to an investigative journalist who was writing a tell-all book. it caused a sensation with accusations of fighting and financial misdealings. in court the butler confessed to the crime and said he did it out of love for the church. his lawyer said he shouldn't be remembered as a thief and even hopes that in the future his motives will be rewarded for the butler said it himself in court this morning, he did what he did for the sake of the church and of the pope. >> vatican judges disagreed, sentencing gabrieli to 18 months in prison. the butler has to wait for forgiveness from the very man he betrayed. the pope's spokesman says a pardon is likely and the pontiff will now study the court file and
is in-- the pope's butler did it, found guilty of stealing papers from his boss and leaking them to the press. alan pizzey has been following intrigueigue. o reporter: paolo gabriele's record of seven years of alithful service as the papal ogyler and his apology to vinedict xvi earned him a reduced sentence. he said he acted out of what he called a visceral love for the church and the pope and told the court, "i do not feel like a thief." 8ong documents in more than 80 boxes found in gabriele's with tent were some with the word "destroy" written in german edict'e benedict's own hand. they were leaked to italian journalist gianluigi nuzzi, who used them in a book detailing bookuption, intrigue, and in- fighting at the highest levels of the catholic church. cathoanswered question is ueether anyone else was involved in the leaks. insisttler insisted he had no ven thlices, even though he gave vatican police the name of ardists and even cardinals to t om he had spoken and said he received what he called uniqstions. in a situation unique in jurisprudence the pope was both victim and su
favorite sport. >> reporter: but that fun comes at too high a price says dr. paul butler, a retired physician. the father of three who now sits on the dover school board wants to shut down the football program for good. he believes the risk of concussions and long-term brain injuries to players is too high. >> i think it's a risk. >> i think it's overly radical and it's not supported by medical evidence. >> reporter: the school board released a statement saying dr. butler's opinion is his own, and that the determination of the dhs football program has not come before the board and is not on any agenda at this time. still, parents were quick to speak out. >> the backing is there, you know. jim mcmahon just came out and said he suffers from dementia, so there is a fear. >> if you're going to stop football, you better stop hockey. >> reporter: symptoms are often subtle and easily missed. among children and adolescents, emergency room visits for sports-related brain injuries, including concussions, have gone up 60% in ten years. ask for boys, the rates are highest in football. >> from t
to have the 405 freeway back open. >>> the pope's former butler goes on trial. the surprising action the catholic leader may take if the butler is convicted. >> i'm working on a hot weather forecast coming up at 10:37, the one part of the bay area that could warm over 20 degrees for tomorrow and the timing of the cooling trend in the five day forecast. what was grandma's cold remedy? hi, primo! asopao! right, asopao! there you go cuz, so you can sweat it out! oh, and music... ( all ) music? ... heals the soul. the power to share unites us. verizon brings your entire family the savings of the share everything plan. unlimited talk. unlimited text. and data you can share with up to 10 devices, all in one plan. get the 4glte droid razr by motorola for $99.99. verizon. >>> what was being dubbed as carmaggedon two is going smoothly tonight in los angeles. this weekend's freeway closure is part two of last year's big construction project on the 405 freeway. crews demolished the bridge that spanned across the freeway. the bridge will eventually be replaced so the bridge can be widened. the s
east. >> the pope benedictine butler was convicted. 1000 of his personal items were found in the butlers apartment. he is currently serving as house arrest. >> american airlines are repairing seats on 50 planes that were pulled aside because the seats have come loose. officials say that they hope to finish. there have been its three planes that have come loose during those flights. and is least one was canceled in the bay area because of these problems. >> in london there is one tiny apartment that is selling for a hefty price. this is all inside it is 10 x feet by 8. it is a converted bathroom and a coat closet. the car original asking price was 145 to thousand dollars. and the current offer is nearly $300,000. it is located in a nice area. and your kids have only been in school for a couple of weeks and if they are already tired of those lunches? susan hendricks will show you some fun and healthy lunches. >> move over, baloney. and take away those prepackaged school lunches can be good for you and find a just takes a little bit of imagination. >> this consists of four pa
's butler. we begin this morning with the race for the white house. and the abrupt turn brought on by the latest jobs numbers. the labor department said friday the nation's unemployment rate fell to 7.8% in september. that's the first time it's fallen below 8% since just after president obama took office in 2009. it's a bit of a relief for the president who is trying to move past a bad performance at the first presidential debate. his opponent mitt romney says the job numbers are deceiving. jan crawford is traveling with the romney campaign in orlando, florida. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. it has been a pretty tough week for the president. he's been trying to put that rocky debate performance behind him. that disappointed his supporters and energized his critics. we got that good news. yesterday he did. he seized on it. >> more americans entered the workforce, more people are getting jobs. >> reporter: at a campaign rally in the swing state of ohio the president also used the jobs report to make a political point with the not so subtle message to mitt romney. >> toda
in the line of duty just this year. >>> the butler did it. that is the ruling from the vatican court today. paolo gabrielle will serve a year and a half in jail for stealing the pope's confidential papers and leaking them to a journalist. a book based on those papers claims corruption within the vatican hierarchy. and then gabrielle's trial created the biggest scandal to hit the vatican. we'll have a live report on that coming up. >>> tensions flare. we'll take you to the region. you know how to dance... with a deadline. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle... and go. you can even take a full-size or above, and still pay the mid-size price. this is awesome. [ male announcer ] yes, it is, business pro. yes, it is. go national. go like a pro. ...and we inspected his brakes for free. -free is good. -free is very good. [ male announcer ] now get 50% off brake pads and shoes at meineke. >>> now to that deadly attack in libya in which the u.s. ambassador and three other americans were killed. two tunisians are being detained in turkey in connec
. >>> the vatican says pope benedict xvi will most likely pardon his former butler after he was found guilty of stealing confidential church documents. the pope's butler was sentenced to 18 months in prison. he's said to have passed the stolen documents to an italian journalist. >>> gas prices in california jumped again overnight. drivers are now paying an average of $4.61 a gallon, some parts of the state seeing closer to six bucks. experts blame it on a series of problems in california refineries and already low supply. knbc reports the most drivers are paying 50 cents more than just a week ago. >>> u.s. officials tried for years to get a muslim cleric brought here from britain to stand trial on terrorism charges. today, that man and four others arrived in the united states. they were formally extradited and the wheels of justice are turning. richard roth with details from new york. >> reporter: it didn't take long after extradition for the accused terrorist to appear in a u.s. court. the one-eyed bearded fiery cleric didn't say much as the 11 federal charges against him were read out. wit
. the chiefs -- the chargers at the other two -- pass tipped, picked off by san diego, donald butler, butler taking it back 21 yards to score. they went 37-20. 3-1 at the top of the division, one better than denver. tom brady in a panic in buffalo. you can read his lips. he can't find his helmet. they fell behind and reeled off forgive straight touchdowns. brady -- 25 yards and the score. new england -- next -- another example of how happy the referees to be back. maybe the vikings are pretty good after all. the ball five yards deep in the end zone. that will be a 105-yard return. vikings also got a 77-yard punt return for six. they are 3-1 after this 20-13 win. >>> the athletics have three games to play and could still be division champions, wild card or out of the playoffs. keep winning they will get it done as the increasing number of people are starting to find. the a's off to a good start against seattle. dumbdumb-walks, run hards to first. he will com around to score. he would get three hits on the day. one more run in the inning. made it 2-0. he struck again. times the shaun kelley pi
butler took the stand in his trial for leaking paper documents. paolo gabriela said he is innocent of aggravated theft but at the same time, he acknowledged copying the papers. prosecutors contend gabrieli has confessed saying he wanted to expose corruption in the vatican. the butler also testified that he feels guilty for betraying the pope. >> reporter: and in australia, a scientific study says corral in the great barrier reef is vanishing at an alarming rate. it says the corral has declined by nearly 50% over the last 27 years and the study says a number of factors are to blame including rising ocean temperatures, tropical cyclones and a predator called the crown of thorns star fish. >>> the former penn state gradual assistant who's testify helped convict jerry sandusky of child molestation has filed a lawsuit against the university saying it retaliated against him. mike mcqueary testified against sandusky saying he saw sandusky showering with a young boy on campus. he is second -- seeking millions of the dollars in compensation. the penn state administration had no immediate c
back overseas. the verdict is in and a three judge panel concludes in the vatican that the butler did it. the butler was found get of stealing the pope's private documentings. he was handed an 18 prison sentence and almost certainly to be pardoned by the pope. he insists he was trying to expose what he considered corruption in the church. >> an 18 wheeler going down the highway flips over and the tanker began to leak. it is our top story as we go around the world in 80 seconds. china, that tanker, spilling the oil it was carrying and the emergency crews arrive liquid catches fire and the whole thing explodes much three firefighters were killed and a couple of fire trucks wrecked by the flames. no word on what caused the tanker to over turn. >> india two people killed in an explosion in a scrape yard . five workers were injured and taken to the hospital. no word but told such are common where safety regulations are lax. >> france, police carrying out anti-terrorism raids across the country a month after a grenade attack on a jewish grocery store. dna evidence leading officers to the su
california voters can cast early ballots. >> a scandal at the vatican, this time, the butler says he did it. the information he took, and the punishment just happened down. >> the political debate that could turn into a two man comedy show, when you can see two familiar faces go head to head on stage. [ male announcer ] the career landscape of america is changing. new jobs are here, and by 2025, we could have millions more that demand qualified college graduates. many in the bay area. at devry university, our market-responsive bachelor's and master's degree programs can give you what you need to succeed in today's careers and the ones on the horizon. get the know how you need for a new tomorrow at our 4 bay area locations, online or both. learn more at devry.edu. and let nothing stand in your way. >>> pope's butler will serve a 18 month sent for documents. the butler says he leaked the pope's private correspondence out of love for the church and pope. the book reveals that the petty in fighting innages of corruption and homosexual associated with the roman catholic church. >>> closer to hom
. >>> to rome, now. and a case that will reveal secrets from the pope's household. pope benedict's butler has been charged with stealing documents straight from the pope's desk, passing them on to a reporter. he will take the stand today in a trial. and abc's jeffrey kofman is in rome to cover it. >> reporter: the pope's butler says he took the documents to took the documents to expose evil corruption in the church. today, he is facing vatican justice. and we are getting a rare glimpse inside a world that feeds on secrecy. >> gabriele seemed calm, serious, a bit tense at times. >> reporter: no one was closer to the pope, waking him in the morning, bringing him his meals. when investigators raided gabriele in his apartment, they carried off 82 boxes of evidence, including stolen documents. gabriele is accused of being the source of damning leaks that filled the papers here all spring. saying the vatican was a sea of corruption and cronyism. construction contracts given to friends. people buying audiences with the pope for $13,000. >> it became painfully clear he does not have his hands on the
worldwide. the pope's former butler on trial for leaking documents to the press. this dinner, paolo gabriellely was so trusted, he was one of the few people to have a key to the pontiff's apartment, so close, he was able to take thousands of confidential documents. >> it was a betrayal of trust. pablo says that himself. for the vatican, i don't think anyone's too worried about what was in the documents, it's the fact that the documents were taken from the pope's apartment. >> gabriella admitted taking papers his boss asked be destroyed. but according to police, they found them stashed in the butler's apartment instead. the 46-year-old passed the documents on to an investigative journalist so-called vatileaks causing embarrassment for the church with allegations of financial corruption and cover-up. gabriellely claims he saw corruption everywhere in the church and acted alone to root it out. >> he's right. maybe the corruption should be out. we should know about the vatican because there was stuff going on that no one knows about for so long that it's about time we really find out. h
's possible smaller groups lived in alaska and off the siberian cost. >>> the pope's former butler was convicted of stealing documents and leaking them to a journalist. they found paolo gabriele guilty and is he said he did it because he didn't think the pope was being informed of what he call evil corruption. the pope is expected to issue a pardon. death toll stands at seven for the meningitis outbreak in nine eastern states. the centers for disease control reported 64 cases the disease. outbreak is linked to steroid shots made by a pharmacy in massachusetts, used to treat back pain that appeared to be contaminated with a fungus. some of the medicine was shipped to california, but so far there have been no reports of problems here. >>> we are halfway through a very, very busy weekend in san francisco. we will have the latest from all of today's festivities and look ahead to what is on tap for tomorrow. >>> and gas prices in california reach a record-high. when experts say drivers can expect to see relief at the pump. >>> and a reminder that you can get ktvu news to go right on you
that fascinated catholics worldwide. the pope's former butler on trial for leaking documents to the press. this morning, he learned his fate. dunn began golestani is in london. >> he said he was acting out of love for the catholic church and said it wasn't theft, but this morning, vatican judges disagreed, they found him guilty and sentenced him to 18 months in prison. wherever the pope went, his butler was nearby, up front in the pope mobile or by his side at dinner. paolo was so trusted, he was one of the few people to have a key to the pontiff's apartment. so close he was able to take thousands of confidential couples. >> for the pope, i think it was a betrayal of trust. paolo got the early sense of that himself. for the vatican, i don't think anyone's too worried about what was actually in the documents. it's the fact that the documents were taken from the pope's apartment. >> in court, he admitted taking personal letters and documents belonging to the pope. papers his boss asked to be destroyed. but according to police, they found them stashed in the butler's apartment instead. the 4
, thank you. >>> in roam, pope benedict's former butler is on trial, accused of stealing sensitive documents, including letters from the pope and giving them to a journalist. the trial may detail struggles over power inside the vatican. >> reporter: he said he did not feel guilty of the crime of stealing papal documents, but did feel sorry for betraying the trust that the pope had instilled in him. the butler confessed as soon as he was caught. what he saw as evil and corruption in the church. his testimony will help shed light on the bigger question of who helped the man who held the keys to the papal apartment betray the trust of the pope that he served faithfully for seven years. panel of three cardinals reported by the pope investigate the crime included as evidence. it is being conducted solely on the basis of the investigation of the vatican's own police and prosecutor. list of witnesses include pope benedict's personal secretary, one of the women who cleaned the papal apartments and the deputy commander of the swiss guard. reformers versus conservatives, those who see transp
calculate what they think is coming through. still to come on kron 4 news this week and the former butler to pope benedict. he will learn his fate on stealing documents and linking them to the media up your >> this beautiful picture from mt. tam we will be back. >> welcome back 7:25 in new this morning pope benedict has former bottler has been convicted of stealing the pontiffs private documents and taking them to a journalist. you can see that the was sentenced this morning by an independent vatican judiciary to 18 months in prison. that will equate to house arrest. some of those showing alleged corruption and the scandal after those documents released. it is not clear if he acted alone in exposing the churches secret. a vatican spokesperson said that the pope will probably part in his color. >> two men from tunisia have been arrested. he will probably-part in his--former butler. -- the september attack christopher stephens. the two men from tunisia are being detained to the country of turkey. it is not sure if they have been the suspects and also leon panetta saying that it is too early
. and the pope's former butler sentenced to 18 months. he was convicted of stealing the pontiff's private documents, and leaking them to a journalist. but the former butler is expected to get a pardon from the pope. >>> plus, a tour bus coming from canada, filled with 60 passengers overturns on a new jersey highway. police say at least 12 people were hurt, the cause of the crash is still unclear ♪ >> gregg: new economic concerns for folks on main street. despite a drop in september's job report from 8.1 to 7.8% but if you look at the chart. there you have it, monthly job growth in terms of hard numbers, remains pretty lackluster. so, while the overall jobless number may have been proved fractionally -- improved fractionally, voters are facing troubling economic factors that give them cause for concern when they cast their ballot. the founder of left action and president of palinko consulting and, a former spokesman joins us, for george bush. and household income is down $3040 since the recession ended and food inflation is way up, and, that is the price of groceries, up 60 basis points.
. >>> in rome, pope benedict's former butler is testifying this morning. he is on trial for stealing sensitive documents, including letters to the pope and giving them to a journalist. as allen pizzey reports, the trial may reveal new details of a power struggle inside the vatican. allen, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. well, the trial was scheduled to get to the heart of the matter today with testimony from the accused and other key witnesses, but reporting on the proceedings is unfortunately still under a strict vatican imposed embargo. the butler confessed as soon as he was caught. paolo said he was motivated to clean up what he saw as ooevil d corruption in the church. his testimony will help shed light on the question of who helped the man with the keys to the papal apartments. but in a blow to the defense, the judge threw out a request to have the board of three cardinals appointed to investigate the crime included as evidence. the challenge is being conducted solely on the basis of their own prosecutor. one of the consecrated women who clean the papal apartments, and the deputy
where pope benedict's former butler said he is guilty of stealing the pope's letters. he said he made those copies in plain view of others during daylight hours. the letters form the basis for a block buster book details corruption inside the vatican. the 46-year-old could face 40 years in prison if he's convicted. >>> american airlines now says that improper installation caused seats to come lose on three separate flights. just this afternoon american said in each case clamps to attach three rows of seats were improperly installed. the airline denied the disgruntled workers could be behind this problem. >>> students are now suing a university -- his whistle- blower lawsuit say it is way the university treated his has caused him distress and embarrassment. >>> border patrols have found another creative way -- u.s. customs and border protection officers stopped a truck entering the port in san isidoro california on saturday morning. inside a tanker that was in the back of ey found 133 pounds of cocaine. federal agents say those drugs are worth an estimated $4.5 million in the street. t
fundraiser at the bill graham auditorium. >>> the man who served as the pope's butler is now serving time. he was convicted in a vatican city court offing a aggravated t for leaking confidential papal documents and has been ordered to serve out his sentence in a prison. he cold the court he wanted to explosion wrong-doing and corruption and gave the documents to an italian journalist. police found more than a thousand important documents in his apartment. some signed by pope benedict and some thriebled be destroyed. >> fast-moving evebtses to bring accused terrorists to justice. just hours ago five terror suspects faced federal judges after coming from britain. here's the latest. [shouting] >> radical preacher stood before the federal judge face charges of conspiring to set up a terror training camp in oregon, and kidnapping 16 towerrizess -- tourists in yemen. >> a very dangerous person who has not just inspired but worked operationally. so it's charged to have terrorist attacks carried out against americans. >> in the 1990s prosecutors say he turned a mosque into a breeding ground for extr
's butler plead innocent. gabriel took the stand in the vatican courtroom defending himself against the charge of aggravated theft and he admitted he photocopped some of the holy father's items. he does feel guilty for betraying the pope's confidence. >>> and thank you for joining us at 5. >> the news edge at 6 starts right now. >>> just one day away now and the latest polls have the president ahead in the race for the white house and that does not mean the win is out of reach. and fox 5s tom fitzgerald spent the day speaking with senior officials in both camp. what are they working on? >> reporter: this is interesting. on the one hand, both the romney and obama teams are downplaying the importance of the debate tomorrow night and on to the other, a lot is riding on it and it's a chance to get the campaign which struggled to -- for mitt romney, though and this is that chance to stand next to the president of the united states in contrast and the actual economy
condition. >>> a former butler to pope benedict xvi admits to betraying the pontiff by copying and leaking confidential documents but insists his motives were pure. prosecutors say he stole the documents alleging power struggles and corruption inside the vatican and leaked them to the journalist. they say it included details about free masonry. he faces up for four years in prison if found guilty. although most vatican experts say he would likely receive a papal pardon. >>> a huge plume of jet smoke rises above the city of winnipeg, canada. a fire at a racing fuel warehouse created this seen monday and into tuesday. there were reported by 17,000 gallons of indy car and graying racing fuel in the facility. that is a lot of smoke. >>> the international space station on the move to avoid a possible collision. >> up next, detail of what is set to happen thursday morning. first, here is tucker. >> we've got fog across the area. visibility is reduced to about a quarter mile in many spots. you want to look out for that. julie wright will have a look at your traffic. i'll have a look at your weath
. >>> a vatican tribunal convicted pope's former butler and sentenced him to 18 months in jail. he was found guilty of stealing pope benedict's private papers and leaking them to a reporter. >>> the cdc says the outbreak of meningitis rises to seven now. more than 50 people have been infected. and some of the jurors who convicted jerry sandusky say they plan to attend his sentencing on tuesday. they tell the associated press they hope that he'll be sent away for the rest of his life. the 68-year-old sandusky was convicted of child sexual abuse. >>> sticker shock might be an understatement for californians trying to fill up their tanks today. today the price of regular gas in the golden state equaled an all-time high of $4.61 a gallon. that is up an astounding 12 cents since just yesterday, and 47 cents in the past week alone. nbc's diana alfier joins us live from burbank, california. thank you for being here. why has this price shot up so quickly? >> reporter: milissa, that is indeed the question on everyone's minds around here. check out what the price is at this station in burbank, $4.69 p
that is the highest in the country. >>> a vatican tribunal convicted the pope's former butler and sentenced him to 18 months in jail. he was found guilty of stealing pope benedict's private papers and leaking them to a reporter. >>> and some of the jurors who convicted jerry sandusky said they plan to attend his sentencing on tuesday. and they tell the associated press they hope he'll be sent away for the rest of his life. the 68-year-old sandusky was convicted of child sexual abuse. >>> for both presidential candidates, they are the most sought after votes. those would be the ballots of the undecided. a large group of that up in the air voting block sat down in colorado to watch the debate a few miles from the university of denver where it took place. nbc's ron allen sat down with them, and got their reaction in this report. >> reporter: who do you think won? when wednesday night's debate was over, a registered independent who voted for president obama in 2008, a coveted vote this election season may have said it best. >> but i felt like governor romney sort of stepped up his game in terms of bringi
. >>> the trial against pope benedict's former butler reconvenes on tuesday. 46-year-old paolo gabriele will take the stand himself. he's accused of stealing vatican documents and leaking them to a journalist. the trial started yesterday in front of a three-judge vatican court. prosecutors say gabriele has confessed to the crime saying he wanted to shock the church by exposing corruption. although he faces up to four years in prison if convicted, he has already asked the pope for a pardon. >>> serial killer wesley sherman is talking about his recent trip with the f.b.i. to look for more buried victims. he told the stockton rorpd he was taken from -- record he was taken from his san quentin death row cell at 3:00 in the morning last month. an escort of up to ten guards took him to the town of lyndon to point out where the old wells. he told the newspaper because he's revealing burial sites fellow inmates are now threatening his life. he says he will get paid $1 thown for -- $1,000 if his information about the sites is confirmed. >>> a scrort of california's three -- majority of california's three
? pope benedict's former butler is due in court on charges that he stole vatican document it's said to be one of the biggest scandals of benedict's tenures. here is what it looks like when 75,000 liters of bio diesel goes up in flames. the flames shooting up in the air at a warehouse in canada. bill: an uninvited deer causing chaos at a downhill skateboard race. some of this could be bothersome. >> as if going down lookout mountain on a long board at 40 miles an hour wasn't scary enough. look what can go wrong when a deer jumps into one skater's path. >> you want to videotape everything you are doing because amazing things happen. >> mike caught the whole thing on his video camera. he says i can't repair yourself for anything like this. >> i was so stoked seeing i was still alive that i slid out to stop. >> while mike wasn't hurt, ryan was taken to the hospital. by phone he says he's lucky he escaped with only minor cuts and bruises. >> you take risks when you skate. it's the sport, i guess. >> deer collisions can become a concern. even at times bikers can become targets. but when i
you later. >>> the verdict in the trial of pope benedict's former butler is in. paulo gabriel was sentenced to 18 months behind bars for stealing church documents and leaking them to journalists. he faced up to four years in prison. the vatican court says the sentence was reduced because of a series of mitigating circumstances including that gabriel had no previous record. >>> defense secretary leon panetta says u.s. officials are investigating the arrest of two men reportedly connected to the deadly embassy attack in libya. the two tunisian men were arrested wednesday but it is unclear whether they are considered suspects. the u.s. ambassador to libya along with three other americans were killed in an attack on the embassy on september 11th. panetta says officials are still looking into whether the men were connected to al qaeda. >>> the fbi says friendly fire is likely to blame for the death of a federal agent in arizona. nicholas ivy was killed and another agent injured in tuesday's shooting. police have arrested two men who could be connected to the incident. the agents we
police say he pled not guilty to a crime. >>> the pope's former butler testifies today for stealing private documents. the butler, whose duties included helping the pope get dressed, wanted to expose what he felt was corruption within the vatican. >>> now for a look at what is trending today, our quick roundup of what has you talking online. actress drew barrymore announced she gave birth last wednesday to a baby girl named olive, the first child for the 37-year-old actress and her husband art consultant will kopelman. fans are wondering if the baby is named after the reindeer character named olive. liam niesom was pretty in pink. raising money for breast cancer research. >> if i take this off, does the $10,000 become 20,000? just asking. >> i'll make that happen. if you take it off and go sit in that. >> yes. >> then we get fined if you take those off. >> the audience member who got to help ellen dunk niesom is himself a cancer survivor. >>> and this black bear was brave enough to walk on to this back deck but not prepared for this woman's angry reaction. >> no, no. down! who knew
. >>> a big trial in italy capturing global attention. the pope's former butler is accused of stealing thousands of private papal document. on tuesday he told the court why he did it. nbc's michelle kosinski is in rome this morning. michelle, good morning to you. >> reporter: hi, david, yeah. here we have the pope's right-hand man accused of stealing the pope's personal letters and documents, copying them, leaking them to the press. when this first broke it was described like something out of a shadowy novel full of high-level intrigue, but now it kind of reads more like a bizarre heist. this was paulo gabriele in his coveted role, one of pope benedict's closest aides. now the butler is the accused in the vatican courtroom charged with stealing a large number of the pope's personal letters and documents, some refer to infighting over things like construction contracts, alleged cronyism and transparency, a rare peek inside vatican justice. gabriele has admitted taking the documents but testified he doesn't feel guilty of a crime, only betraying the trust of a man he loves like a father.
the stand today. the pope's ex butler allegedly gave documents to the press to expose what he called corruption in the church. he faces up to four years in prison if convicted of theft. >>> a brazen attack by chinese hackers on a white house computer. a staffer opened an e-mail which was a fishing attack and gave the hackers access to the computer. it's not known what information was taken or left behind. brian? >> brian: he's known for his heart and passion on the football field. remember new york giants receiver phil mcconky's moment in the 1986 super bowl. >> the giants final pass of the game, the player who personified patience and persistence received the ultimate payoff. >> i caught the ball and there is my touchdown in the super bowl. >> brian: right. he's not only a giant, but a dedicated patriot, serving in the navy before going pro. he's got a new company, giving back in this way. the company is called academy securities and they have a mission, to hire and train our military veterans. phil mckahny, good memories first off of that catch. too bad the other player didn't have
. the average high is 70. >> the vatican says the former butler for pope benedict is expected to get a papal pardon after being convicted of stealing the pontiff's private documents and leaking them to a journalist. he was sentenced to 18 months in prison and is serving that under house arrest. police say 23 people were hurt when a bus overturned on an interstate exit ramp in northern new jersey on saturday. eight of the injured passengers were in critical condition after the crash in wayne. state police say the bus was from canada with 57 people on board. it's not yet known what caused the accident. >> a lot has been said about state of american education but teachers can't teach kids who are not in class. in this morning's education alert, athena jones shows us examples of what they've done in baltimore to combat chronic absentees. jauron williams has come a long way. in seventh grade he missed 33 days of school. >> i would just stay home, play a game, eat, sleep, watch tv. >> williams struggled to get passing grades at a school where he didn't feel teachers cared. that's where karen weber
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